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  • Black Confederate soldiers overlooked during Black History Month

    02/26/2005 9:53:22 PM PST · by SmithL · 172 replies · 5,177+ views
    Knoxville News Sentinel ^ | 2/27/5 | EDWARD A. BARDILL
    The month of February has begun and so has the celebration of Black History Month in the nation, schools and communities. Throughout this time, many noteworthy leaders, citizens, scientists and soldiers who fought in wars and conflicts will be recognized. However, there is one group of African Americans who will receive no recognition again this year during this month. I am speaking of black Confederates who served and fought to defend their homeland from what they believed to be an armed invasion. Advertisement The South was home to some 4 million who lived there and had roots going back more...